Make Your Medical Wishes Known with an Advance Directive

Contributor: Katie Neuendorf, MD What would happen if you experienced a sudden health crisis and became unable to communicate? If you haven’t filled out an advance directive to guide your family in decision-making, you may find yourself – and put your loved ones – in a troubling situation. When these important decisions regarding medical care and comfort are … Read More

The Gift of Making Your End-of-Life Wishes Known

We are a culture and society, unfortunately, with a phobia about death and end-of-life issues. The result is that countless people have faced the end of their life without having communicated their wishes about how they will go through the experience. Instead, important decisions regarding medical care and comfort often are left to family members, … Read More